segher at kernel.crashing.org
Wed Apr 16 20:55:37 CEST 2008
>> I like the current ability to compress payload segments based on the
>> compression for that segment. It seems like we lose that if we put
>> files (or a simple alternative) into the LAR without parsing them.
> I totaly agree - and SELF reflects that behavior without the additional
> LAR segments. I'm not even sure if Segher is promoting just tossing it
> into the LAR without parsing, but I don't want to put words in his
I'm promoting putting a payload file into the LAR as one file, yes.
If you want the compression stuff to know about ELF (or whatever)
segments, make the compression stuff know about it -- not the LAR.
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